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ABC Records was an American record label founded in New York City in 1955.
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.
The American Folk Blues Festival was a music festival that toured Europe as an annual event for several years beginning in 1962.
ATCO Records is an American record company and label founded in 1955 as a division of Atlantic Records.
Atlantic Recording Corporation (simply known as Atlantic Records) is an American major record label founded in October 1947 by Ahmet Ertegün and Herb Abramson.
Beale Street is a street in Downtown Memphis, Tennessee, which runs from the Mississippi River to East Street, a distance of approximately.
The Billboard 200 is a record chart ranking the 200 most popular music albums and EPs in the United States.
The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for songs, published weekly by Billboard magazine.
Blues is a music genre and musical form originated by African Americans in the Deep South of the United States around the end of the 19th century.
The Blues Foundation is an American nonprofit corporation, headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, that is affiliated with more than 175 blues organizations from various parts of the world.
The Blues Hall of Fame is a music museum located in Memphis, Tennessee.
Blues rock is a fusion genre combining elements of blues and rock.
BluesWay Records was a subsidiary label of ABC-Paramount Records, begun by Bob Thiele in 1966.
Bonnie Lynn Raitt (born November 8, 1949) is an American blues singer-songwriter, musician, and activist.
"Boogie Chillen'" or "Boogie Chillun" is a blues song first recorded by John Lee Hooker in 1948.
Boogie rock is a music genre which came out of the hard heavy blues rock of the late 1960s.
Boogie-woogie is a musical genre that became popular during the late 1920s, but developed in African-American communities in the 1870s.
"Boom Boom" is a song written by American blues singer/guitarist John Lee Hooker and recorded in 1961.
The Brewster-Douglass Housing Projects (officially named the Frederick Douglass Homes, and alternately named Frederick Douglass Projects, Frederick Douglass Apartments, Brewster-Douglass Homes, and Brewster-Douglass Projects) were the largest residential housing project owned by the city of Detroit, located in the Brush Park section on the east side of Detroit, Michigan, near the Chrysler Freeway, Mack Avenue and St.
Canned Heat is an American rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1965.
Carlos Santana (born July 20, 1947) is a Mexican and American musician who first became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band, Santana, which pioneered a fusion of rock and Latin American jazz.
Chameleon was a record label formed by producer, music entrepreneur and former Capitol Records A&R executive Stephen Powers, in association with Bob Marin, Managing Director of alternative rock importer Sounds True, and Richard Foos, co-founder of Rhino Records.
Chance Records was a Chicago-based label founded in 1950 by Art Sheridan.
Chapel of the Chimes was founded in 1909 as a crematory and columbarium in Oakland, California.
Chess Records was an American record company, founded in 1950 in Chicago and specializing in blues and rhythm and blues.
Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.
Chill Out is a 1995 album by John Lee Hooker featuring Van Morrison, Carlos Santana, Charles Brown, and Booker T. Jones.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Clarksdale is a city in Coahoma County, Mississippi, United States, and seat of the county.
Come See About Me: The Definitive DVD is a 2004 film featuring concert performances by American blues artist John Lee Hooker.
Concord Music is an independent music company based in Beverly Hills, California, with worldwide (including the U.S) distribution through Universal Music Group.
"Crawling King Snake" (alternatively "Crawlin' King Snake" or "Crawling/Crawlin' Kingsnake") is a blues song that has been recorded by numerous blues and other artists.
De Luxe Records (later DeLuxe Records) was a record company and label formed in 1944 by brothers David Braun (1908–1985) and Julius "Jules" Braun (1911–2002), the sons of Hungarian Jewish immigrants, in Linden, New Jersey.
Delta blues is one of the earliest-known styles of blues music.
Detroit is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the largest city on the United States–Canada border, and the seat of Wayne County.
"Dimples" is a song written and recorded by blues singer-songwriter John Lee Hooker in 1956.
Don't Look Back is an album released by Blues singer-songwriter John Lee Hooker in 1997 that was co-produced by Van Morrison and Mike Kappus.
"Don't Look Back " is a song written by blues singer-songwriter John Lee Hooker and released as a single in 1964.
DVD (an abbreviation of "digital video disc" or "digital versatile disc") is a digital optical disc storage format invented and developed by Philips and Sony in 1995.
Eagle Records is an English record label, a division of Universal Music Group and Eagle Rock Entertainment.
Eddie Kirkland (August 16, 1923 – February 27, 2011) was an American electric blues guitarist, harmonicist, singer, and songwriter.
Eddie Taylor (January 29, 1923 – December 25, 1985) was an American electric blues guitarist and singer.
Elvin Richard Bishop (born October 21, 1942) is an American blues and rock music singer, guitarist, bandleader, and songwriter.
Endless Boogie is a studio album by American blues musician John Lee Hooker, released in 1971 through ABC Records.
The Epiphone Sheraton is a thinline semi-hollow body electric guitar.
Ford Motor Company (commonly referred to simply as "Ford") is an American multinational automaker headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit.
Walter E. "Furry" Lewis (March 6, 1893 or 1899 – September 14, 1981) was an American country blues guitarist and songwriter from Memphis, Tennessee.
"Gloria" is a song written by Northern Irish singer-songwriter Van Morrison and originally recorded by Morrison's band Them in 1964 and released as the B-side of "Baby, Please Don't Go".
The Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals was an honor presented at the Grammy Awards, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards, to recording artists for quality pop songs on which singers collaborate.
The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album was awarded from 1983 to 2011 and from 2017 onwards.
The Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award is awarded by The Recording Academy to "performers who, during their lifetimes, have made creative contributions of outstanding artistic significance to the field of recording." This award is distinct from the Grammy Hall of Fame Award, which honors specific recordings rather than individuals, and the Grammy Trustees Award, which honors non-performers.
Hill country blues (also known as North Mississippi hill country blues or North Mississippi blues) is a regional style of country blues.
The Hollywood Walk of Fame comprises more than 2,600 five-pointed terrazzo and brass stars embedded in the sidewalks along 15 blocks of Hollywood Boulevard and three blocks of Vine Street in Hollywood, California.
Homeschooling, also known as home education, is the education of children inside the home.
Hooker 'n Heat is a double album released by blues legend John Lee Hooker and blues-rock band Canned Heat in early 1971.
The Hot R&B/Hip-Hop/Rap Songs is a record chart that ranks the most popular R&B and hip hop songs in the United States and is published weekly by Billboard.
Impulse! Records is an American jazz record company and label established by Creed Taylor in 1960.
Jimmie Lawrence Vaughan (born March 20, 1951, Oak Cliff, Dallas County, Texas, United States) is an American blues rock guitarist and singer based in Austin, Texas.
King Records was an American leading independent record company and label founded in 1943 by Syd Nathan in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Liberty Records was a United States-based record label.
The Long Beach Blues Festival, in Long Beach, California, was established in full in 1980, and was one of the largest blues festivals and was the second oldest on the West Coast (first being the San Francisco Blues Festival).
Los Altos is a city in Santa Clara County, California, in northern Silicon Valley, in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Los Lobos (Spanish for "the Wolves") are an American rock band from East Los Angeles, California, United States.
Marble Arch Records was a subsidiary of Pye Records that released budget records from 1964 to around 1980.
Maxwell Street is an east-west street in Chicago, Illinois that intersects with Halsted Street just south of Roosevelt Road.
Memphis is a city located along the Mississippi River in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Tennessee.
Modern Music was an American record company and label formed in 1945 in Los Angeles by the Bihari brothers.
Never Get Out of These Blues Alive is a studio album by American blues musician John Lee Hooker, released in 1972 by ABC Records and recorded from September 28 through September 29, 1971.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
The Official Charts Company, also referred to as Official Charts (previously known as the Chart Information Network (CIN) and The Official UK Charts Company) is a British inter-professional organisation that compiles various "official" record charts in the United Kingdom, including the UK Singles Chart, the UK Albums Chart, the UK Singles Downloads Chart and the UK Album Downloads Chart, as well as genre-specific and music video charts.
"One Scotch, One Bourbon, One Beer" (or "One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer") is a blues song written by Rudy Toombs and recorded by Amos Milburn in 1953.
Point Blank Records is a record label subsidiary of Virgin Records.
Race records were 78-rpm phonograph records marketed to African Americans between the 1920s and 1940s.
The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is a trade organization that represents the recording industry in the United States.
Robert William Cray (born August 1, 1953) is an American blues guitarist and singer.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, located on the shore of Lake Erie in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, recognizes and archives the history of the best-known and most influential artists, producers, engineers, and other notable figures who have had some major influence on the development of rock and roll.
Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.
Savoy Records is an American record company and label established by Herman Lubinsky in 1942 in Newark, New Jersey.
Sharecropping is a form of agriculture in which a landowner allows a tenant to use the land in return for a share of the crops produced on their portion of land.
Shout! Factory is an American home video and music company founded in 2003.
Shreveport is the third-largest city in the state of Louisiana and the 122nd-largest city in the United States.
Silvertone Records is a current British record label, owned by Zomba Music Group.
The "Songs of the Century" list is part of an education project by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), the National Endowment for the Arts, and Scholastic Inc. that aims to "promote a better understanding of America's musical and cultural heritage" in American schools.
Specialty Records was an American record label founded in Los Angeles in 1945 by Art Rupe.
Spirituals (or Negro spirituals) are generally Christian songs that were created by African Americans.
Stateside ($tateside) Records is a British record label which initially released licensed American recordings and is now a reissue label.
Steven Haworth Miller (born October 5, 1943)Justin Kern.
Talking blues is a form of folk music and country music.
The Blues Brothers are an American blues and soul revivalist band which was founded in 1978 by comedy actors Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi as part of a musical sketch on Saturday Night Live.
The Blues Brothers is a 1980 American musical comedy film directed by John Landis.
The Groundhogs are a British rock band founded in late 1963, that toured extensively in the 1960s, achieved prominence in the early 1970s and continued sporadically into the 21st century.
The Healer is a blues album by John Lee Hooker, released in 1989.
The New Daisy Theatre is an all-ages venue located at 330 Beale Street in Memphis, Tennessee.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
Tony Hollins (June 25, 1909 – January 1957) was an American blues singer, guitarist and songwriter.
Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums is a chart published by Billboard magazine that ranks R&B and hip hop albums based on sales in the United States and is compiled by Nielsen SoundScan.
In the folk tradition, there are many traditional blues verses that have been sung over and over by many artists.
Tutwiler is a town in Tallahatchie County, Mississippi, United States.
The Official Albums Chart is a list of albums ranked by physical and digital sales and (from March 2015) audio streaming in the United Kingdom.
The UK Singles Chart (currently entitled Official Singles Chart) is compiled by the Official Charts Company (OCC), on behalf of the British record industry, listing the top-selling singles in the United Kingdom, based upon physical sales, paid-for downloads and streaming.
Uncanned! The Best of Canned Heat is two disc CD set issued in 1994, features various tracks from previous albums and some previously unreleased tracks.
Universal Music Group (also known in the United States as UMG Recordings, Inc. and abbreviated as UMG) is an American global music corporation that is a subsidiary of the French media conglomerate Vivendi.
Sir George Ivan Morrison (born 31 August 1945) is a Northern Irish singer-songwriter, instrumentalist and record producer.
Vee-Jay Records is an American record label founded in the 1950s, located in Chicago and specializing in blues, jazz, rhythm and blues and rock and roll.
Verve Records, founded in 1956 by Norman Granz, is home to the world’s largest jazz catalogue and includes recordings by artists such as Ella Fitzgerald, Nina Simone, Stan Getz and Billie Holiday, among others.
Virgin Records Ltd. was a British record label founded by entrepreneurs Richard Branson, Simon Draper, Nik Powell, and musician Tom Newman in 1972.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.